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Funny Girl Movie Basics

Year of Release: 1968
Running Time: 2 hrs. 31 min.
MPAA Rating: G
Director: Willliam Wyler
Screenwriter: Isobel Lennart
Producers: Raymond Stark and William Wyler
Studio: Columbia Pictures

Funny Girl Synopsis

The "set to music" story of how real-life Broadway and radio star Fanny Brice (Barbra Streisand) broke into show biz and broke her heart in 1920's New York City.

Funny Girl Cast

Barbra Streisand - Fanny Brice
Omar Sharif - Nick Arnstein
Kay Medford - Rose Brice
Anne Francis - Georgia James
Walter Pidgeon - Florenz Ziegfeld

Funny Girl Awards and Nominations

1968 Academy Awards® Best Actress - Barbra Streisand (Win)

Best Supporting Actress - Kay Medford (Nom)

Best Picture (Nom)

Best Cinematography (Nom)

Best Editing (Nom)

Best Score (Nom)

Best Song (Nom)

Best Sound (Nom)

1969 Golden Globes Awards® Best Actress - Musical/Comedy - Barbra Streisand (Win)

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Funny Girl

Fanny Brice ( Barbra Streisand ):

"You think beautiful girls are going to stay in style forever? I should say not! Any minute now they're going to be out! Finished! Then it'll be my turn!"

What was the name of Fanny's second husband?